Raymond Henry Cato

#601, b. 11 March 1915, d. 16 August 1997

Individual's Timeline

Birth11 March 1915Raymond Henry Cato1,2
Death of Father16 May 1958Clarence Melmer Cato
Death16 August 1997Raymond Henry Cato

Primary events

Voter Enrolements


  • 1936, attestation papers downloaded showing service in militia5
  • 1944, Name CATO, RAYMOND HENRY
    Service Royal Australian Air Force
    Service Number 89024
    Date of Birth 11 Mar 1915
    Place of Birth TARANNA, TAS
    Date of Enlistment 17 Apr 1944
    Locality on Enlistment CRADOC, TAS
    Place of Enlistment HOBART
    Next of Kin CATO, WINIFRED
    Date of Discharge 14 Jan 1946
    Rank Leading Aircraftman
    Posting at Discharge 61 Operational Base Unit
    WW2 Honours and Gallantry None
    Prisoner of War No2

Children of Raymond Henry Cato and Winifred Clark

  • Dorothy Joan Cato
  • Alan Cato


  1. Digger - Tas BMD Digger databases on CD, Surname: CATO
    Given Names: Raymond Henry
    Event: B
    Father/Spouse Surname: Clarence Melmer CATO
    Mother/Spouse Given Names: Ada Isabelle CATO nee OLeary
    Date: 1915-03-11
    Sex: M
    Place: TARANNA
    Registration Year: 1915
    Registration Number: 4371.
  2. Aust War Memorial nominal, online http://www.ww2roll.gov.au/doc/contacts.asp
  3. Tas cemeteries database, online http://eheritage.statelibrary.tas.gov.au, CATO      Raymond Henry (Ray)      82      Cremation      20-Aug-1997      CRADOC.
  4. Australian Voter Rolls 1901 - 1936, online http://search.ancestry.com.au
  5. Various various, by unknown photographer, Army enlistment and service records.